WRAL First Night Raleigh 2019

  • Dates: December 31, 2018
  • Presenting Organization: Artsplosure
  • Venue: Downtown Raleigh
  • Location: Downtown Raleigh
  • Address: Downtown Raleigh, Raleigh, NC 27601
  • Phone: 919.832.8699
  • Times: 2pm-midnight
  • Admission: In Advance: $11 All Day Pass, $50 VIP Pass; Day of: $15 All Day Pass


Join us for the 29th Annual WRAL First Night Raleigh 2019! With a diversity of performances in nearly three dozen venues throughout downtown, First Night Raleigh is the way to ring in the New Year! Learn a new hobby for the New Year at our daytime DIY Festival from 2-6pm at the N.C. Museums of History and Sciences. Bounce around music, theatre, comedy and other performances after the Early Countdown at 7pm. Ride the First Night Ferris Wheel to take in the sights of festive Fayetteville St.! Just make sure you’re in City Plaza in time for the Countdown to Midnight and the famous Raleigh Acorn Drop and fireworks!